Tag Archives: Show

Car Share Unscripted review: ad-lib show stalls at the lights

The episode jars with how the previous series ended. Photograph: Matt Squire/BBC/Goodnight Vienna Productions Before Car Share Unscripted (BBC1), Peter Kay briefly appears on screen to introduce the off-the-cuff half-hour programme, describing it as “Sian and myself, doing some improvisation”. But the best bits of this comedy experiment starring Kay as John, and Sian Gibson as his work colleague Kayleigh, turn out ... Read More »

Electric Vehicles Dominate the 2018 NY Auto Show

The world of electric vehicles (EVs) is expanding, and very new auto shows are bringing a new lineup of EVs to the market. This year was no different, as the 2018 NY International Auto Show brought several EV cars to the show floor. The models vary in price, performance, and features—some with drive assist technology and others completely autonomous. Here ... Read More »

Move the Detroit auto show to October? It’s complicated

While organizers consider moving the auto show from January to October, new data on media coverage suggests the old format ain’t dead yet. The North American International Show generated far more press coverage around the world than any other U.S. auto show or Las Vegas’s trendy CES electronics show, and nearly as much as the traditional 500-pound gorilla, the Frankfurt auto show ... Read More »

Mao’s Red Flag Maker Shows Green Car: Beijing Auto Show Update

The Beijing International Automotive Exhibition is a barometer of the state of the world’s biggest passenger-vehicle market. New cars are launched, startups vie for attention against their multinational rivals. This year’s show is significant for some key reasons: China is beginning to open up its auto market after two decades of restrictions on how much foreigners can own in local ... Read More »

Watch: Gavin Green reviews the Geneva motor show 2018

The #MeToo movement has claimed another scalp. The motor show girls that have added glamour to the Geneva Salon for at least 50 years are no more, gone the same way as the F1 grid girls. Only Fiat-Chrysler (FCA) stood defiant at Geneva. Little surprise it was the red-blooded Italians who cocked a snook. The car industry knows all about ... Read More »

Geneva Auto Show: Bentley enters hybrid territory with Bentayga SUV

Attendees look at a Bentley Motors Ltd. Bentayga luxury vehicle ahead of the 88th Geneva International Motor Show in Geneva, Switzerland, on Monday, March 5, 2018. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg(Bloomberg) On Monday, at a private party prior to the Geneva Motor Show, Bentley Motors Ltd. unveiled the Bentley Bentayga Hybrid. This is the first vehicle in Bentley’s family of cars to ... Read More »

Detroit Auto Show Organizers Consider Rescheduling the Century-Old Event

Rumors that America’s premier auto show, the North American International Auto Show, aka the Detroit Auto Show, is contemplating moving its visit to “The D” have surfaced once again. This time, it looks like the show’s management may choose to host the legendary event in October instead of January. These rumors come after Mercedes-Benz joined the long list of automakers who ... Read More »

Re-creation of 1950s Auto Shows throwback to the Golden Age of American automobiles at OKC Auto Show

The Oklahoma City International Auto Show will be held March 9-11 in the Bennett Event Center at Oklahoma State Fair Park. More than 50 cars from the 1950s will be on display. Photo provided by OKC Auto Show. The 1950s were considered a golden age for the automobile, and many of those gems of American engineering will be on display ... Read More »

2019 Mini Cooper S Hatchback And Cooper S Convertible Get A Facelift, To Debut At Detroit Motor Show

The British premium automobile manufacturer, MINI has strengthened the progressive character and appeal of its models in the small car segment with a stylishly refined visual appearance and extensive technological advancements with a MINI Cooper Hardtop 2 Door variant, a MINI Cooper Hardtop 4 Door and a MINI Cooper Convertible for 2018. These includes fresh design accentuations, additional customization options and an ... Read More »

Silicon Valley Auto Show hopes tech can help drive auto sales

The 2018 Silicon Valley Auto Show is underway at the McEnery San Jose Convention Center, showcasing a wide range of new technological features to improve safety and comfort. (KGO-TV )  The 2018 Silicon Valley Auto Show is underway at the McEnery San Jose Convention Center, showcasing a wide range of new technological features to improve safety and comfort. Some of ... Read More »